News & Resources
We at Senior Monongalians wish to extend our heartfelt thanks to Michael Turner and Allstate Insurance for the generous $1,000 grant we received. Because of your generosity you have made it possible for us to continue to preserve, enhance, and stabilize the quality of senors lives in Monongalia County. Thank you.
Senior Services Survey
Follow the link below to participate in a survey about West Virginia services for senior citizens.
senior satisfaction survey
The National Administration for Community Living (ACL) is conducting a statewide survey of senior satisfaction with Older Americans Act-funded services and programs. Randomly selected seniors will be contacted via US mail.
SENIOR monongalians' bus pass program
Senior Monongalians' Bus Pass Program has ended. Seniors should qualify at zero cost for the Property Tax Bus Pass Program offered by Mountain Line. Information about the Mountain Line bus pass program can be accessed through the link provided below.
Individuals with questions about the new bus pass program should contact Mountain Line Transit Authority at 304.291.7433 or 304.296.3680.
medicare, medicaid and health Insurance
David Summers, Regional Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor, is available to offer free and unbiased information and assistance to seniors regarding Medicare, Medicaid, and other health insurance.
David can be reached via phone at 304.366.5921 or 866.366.0016 (toll free). During this COVID-19 pandemic, David is scheduling phone conferences. Face-to-face sessions are not available.
senior center gets facelift
The senior center is sparkling with new paint in the main hallway, the cafe', and the nutrition room. The fresh coat of paint adds a warm, cheerful vibe to the center. Special thanks to the following: Morgantown Lowe's (store #0567 at Venture Drive) donated the paint. Volunteer students from University High School manned the paint brushes and rollers. Senior Monongalians Board of Directors allocated funds for painting supplies, and Shelly Herter, Assistant Director, planned and coordinated the project.
In the link below is a collection of announcements of program changes and helpful articles for seniors, their families, or caregivers. There is advice on health and nutrition, finances, communication, programs, and many other things we think would be of use to the community.
To make it easier for seniors, families, or caregivers to find useful information we have provided a list of links and helpful resources on a variety of topics. You can see the list in full by clicking the link below.
Check here for current information about the coronavirus.